The mobile era has definitely arrived. A 2015 Pew Research Center study shows 68% of adults in the U.S. now own a smartphone. That’s an impressive figure, one that reaches far beyond the millennial demographic usually associated with mobile devices. …Read more »
As mobile devices are on the rise in our everyday lives, training is also moving to mobile. Check out this infographic on the rise of mobile learning.
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It may sound cliché, but I (and I’m sure many of you) see more and more young children with tablets, happily tapping and swiping away at candy puzzles and Viking warriors storming castles, zoomed into their gaming world no matter …Read more »
At this point, I think we all know the basic context: the millennial generation is poised to enter the workforce en masse, and the change will happen quickly. Some experts predict as much as 36% of the workforce will be …Read more »
As a millennial, I feel like I already have a bad reputation to overcome before I’ve even entered the workforce. People seem to think my generation is lazy, has the attention span of a fly, spends all day on Facebook …Read more »
Case Study – Motivating Millennials with Mobile Learning Millennials have grown up immersed in mobile technology and they are much more comfortable with mobile than previous generations. The idea of mobile learning has become much more prevalent in recent years. …Read more »
Mobile Learning has quickly become one of the most discussed topics in the corporate training world. Nate Chai, Director of Design Consulting at Allen Communication, shared some of his insight into the mobile learning trend. There are two reasons that …Read more »
Engage Millennials – Whitepaper Engage Millennials – Case Studies Millennials are the largest generation since the baby boomers. In fact, they’ll make up 36% of the workforce by 2014. As learning professionals, we know we have to keep up with …Read more »
While there’s no question mobile learning will be an ever-increasingly important part of your training mix, it’s important to ensure that your mobile development efforts, especially your initial efforts, are aligned to your organizations business goals. Now while we would …Read more »
This is really the most complex component of developing your mobile learning roadmap. And there are plenty of vendors out there who will try to sell you a mobile solution that will work on all devices and operating systems, that’s …Read more »
When I launch an app on my mobile device, I have a few expectations: I want to know where I am and what I can do. Even more so than with a website, I expect the architecture of the app—the …Read more »
While there’s no turn-key tool that allows you to push your content in one end and have a mobile solution that works on all devices come out the other, there are choices that allow you to make the most of …Read more »
I want to go mobile, but how much should I budget and where should I start? This is one of the biggest questions we get from clients looking to expand their training delivery to mobile devices. And though it appears …Read more »
How do top training companies meet continuously changing learner needs? I remember the day my family bought our first set of encyclopedias. It was a humid Minnesota summer evening and, though I walked in half-way through his pitch, I recall …Read more »
Allen in the News Allen Creates Mobile Learning Roadmaps for Training and Development Organizations Detailed technology and development roadmaps help companies achieve quick wins with their mobile education initiatives. Learn More… Are You Prepared For The Future of Mobile Learning? …Read more »
The Future of Mobile Learning infographic. See what training and development professionals have to say.